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              Breaking and Entering: The Extraordinary Story of a Hacker Called 'Alien'

              Breaking and Entering: The Extraordinary Story of a Hacker Called 'Alien' (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Smith, Jeremy

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              Hackers know everything about us. We know almost nothing about them. Until now.

              ISBN 9781925322873
              Published NZ 5 Feb 2019
              Publisher Scribe Publications
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              Making the Peace in Ireland
               

              Making the Peace in Ireland (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Smith, Jeremy

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              Considering what type of conflict it is in Ireland and how it fits into wider British and European patterns, this text places events in context by looking at historical roots across the centuries. It attempts to untangle the mixed ideas that sustain identities and traditions.

              ISBN 9780582438361
              Released NZ 5 Aug 2004
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Georgia after Stalin: Nationalism and Soviet power

              Georgia after Stalin: Nationalism and Soviet power (Paperback)

              Edited by Blauvelt, Timothy K.; Smith, Jeremy

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              This book explores events in Georgia in the years following Stalin's death in March 1953, especially the demonstrations of March 1956 and their brutal suppression, in order to illuminate the tensions in Georgia between veneration of the memory of Stalin, a Georgian, together with... the associated respect for the Soviet system that he had created, and growing nationalism. The book considers how not just Stalin but also his wider circle of Georgians were at the heart of the Soviet system, outlines how greatly Stalin was revered in Georgia, and charts the rise of Khrushchev and his denunciation of Stalin. It goes on to examine the different strands of the rising Georgian nationalist movements, discusses the repressive measures taken against demonstrators, and concludes by showing how the repressions transformed a situation where Georgian nationalism, the honouring of Stalin's memory and the Soviet system were all aligned together into a situation where an increasingly assertive nationalist movement was firmly at odds with the Soviet Union.
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              ISBN 9781138476851
              Released NZ 12 Jan 2018
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series BASEES/Routledge Series on Russian and East European Studies
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              Religious Feeling and Religious Commitment in Faulkner, Dostoyevsky, Werfel and Bernanos

              Religious Feeling and Religious Commitment in Faulkner, Dostoyevsky, Werfel and Bernanos (Hardback)

              By Smith, Jeremy

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              First published in 1988, the aim of this study is to define the role of religious meaning in the modern novel and to demonstrate that the novel can successfully express a religious feeling, but not a religious commitment. Through the analysis of four novels by Faulkner, Dostoyevs...ky, Werfel and Bernanos, the work explains why novels with a single definite commitment tend to be implausible and lacking in aesthetic unity. This book will be of interest to those studying religion in 19th Century literature.
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              ISBN 9781138670051
              Released NZ 19 Jul 2016
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Routledge Library Editions: The Nineteenth-Century Novel
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              An Historical Study of English: Function, Form and Change
               

              An Historical Study of English: Function, Form and Change (Hardback)

              By Smith, Jeremy S.

              • RRP: $315.00
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              Through his analysis of selected major developments in the history of English, Jeremy Smith argues that the history of the language can only be understood from a dynamic perspective. The reader is provided with a synthesis of recent developments in English historical linguistics.

              ISBN 9780415132725
              Released NZ 17 Oct 1996
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Britain and Ireland: From Home Rule to Independence
               

              Britain and Ireland: From Home Rule to Independence (Hardback)

              By Smith, Jeremy

              • RRP: $247.00
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              Jeremy Smith explores relations between Britain and Ireland during the late nineteenth and early twentieth century with a story that still raises deep passions and bitter disagreements both among historians and within wider public opinion. This examination attempts to chart a mor...e dispassionate course between the various contending positions and has enormous relevance to the unfolding events in both Northern Ireland and Britain as the united Kingdom moves towards a federal constitutional structure. Books in this Seminar Studies in History series bridge the gap between textbook and specialist survey and consists of a brief Introduction and/or Background to the subject, valuable in bringing the reader up-to-speed on the area being examined, followed by a substantial and authoritative section of Analysis focusing on the main themes and issues. There is a succinct Assessment of the subject, a generous selection of Documents and a detailed bibliography. Incorporates a large amount of research on Irish history during the last two decades and gives particular focus to the dramatic events between the Easter rising of 1916 and the intense negotiations surrounding the Treaty in the autumn of 1921. For those interested in the history between Ireland and Britain.
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              ISBN 9781138837157
              Released NZ 27 Apr 2015
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Seminar Studies
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              Thomas East and Music Publishing in Renaissance England
               

              Thomas East and Music Publishing in Renaissance England (Hardback, illustrated edition)

              By Smith, Jeremy L.

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              In the London of Shakespeare, Thomas East was the premier printer of music. As he tells the story of this influential figure in early English music publishing, Jeremy Smith also offers a portrait of a bustling and competitive industry, in which composers, patrons, publishers and ...tradesmen sparred for creative control and financial success.
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              ISBN 9780195139051
              Released NZ 1 Jan 2002
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S3)
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              Epic Measures: One Doctor. Seven Billion Patients.
               

              Epic Measures: One Doctor. Seven Billion Patients. (Paperback)

              By Smith, Jeremy N.

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              Moneyball meets medicine in this remarkable chronicle of one of the greatest scientific quests of our time the groundbreaking program to answer the most essential question for humanity: how do we live and die? and the visionary mastermind behind it.Medical doctor and economist Ch...ristopher Murray began the Global Burden of Disease studies to gain a truer understanding of how we live and how we die. While it is one of the largest scientific projects ever attempted as breathtaking as the first moon landing or the Human Genome Project the questions it answers are meaningful for every one of us: What are the world s health problems? Who do they hurt? How much? Where? Why?Murray argues that the ideal existence isn t simply the longest but the one lived well and with the least illness. Until we can accurately measure how people live and die, we cannot understand what makes us sick or do much to improve it. Challenging the accepted wisdom of the WHO and the UN, the charismatic and controversial health maverick has made enemies and some influential friends, including Bill Gates who gave Murray a $100 million grant.In Epic Measures, journalist Jeremy N. Smith offers an intimate look at Murray and his groundbreaking work. From ranking countries healthcare systems (the U.S. is 37th) to unearthing the shocking reality that world governments are funding developing countries at only 30% of the potential maximum efficiency when it comes to health, Epic Measures introduces a visionary leader whose unwavering determination to improve global health standards has already changed the way the world addresses issues of health and wellness, sets policy, and distributes funding.
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              ISBN 9780062237514
              Released NZ 2 Jun 2017
              Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
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              Epic Measures: One Doctor. Seven Billion Patients.
               

              Epic Measures: One Doctor. Seven Billion Patients. (Hardback)

              By Smith, Jeremy N.

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              Moneyball meets medicine in this remarkable chronicle of one of the greatest scientific quests of our time--the groundbreaking program to answer the most essential question for humanity: how do we live and die?--and the visionary mastermind behind it.Medical doctor and economist ...Christopher Murray began the Global Burden of Disease studies to gain a truer understanding of how we live and how we die. While it is one of the largest scientific projects ever attempted--as breathtaking as the first moon landing or the Human Genome Project--the questions it answers are meaningful for every one of us: What are the world's health problems? Who do they hurt? How much? Where? Why?Murray argues that the ideal existence isn't simply the longest but the one lived well and with the least illness. Until we can accurately measure how people live and die, we cannot understand what makes us sick or do much to improve it. Challenging the accepted wisdom of the WHO and the UN, the charismatic and controversial health maverick has made enemies--and some influential friends, including Bill Gates who gave Murray a $100 million grant.In Epic Measures, journalist Jeremy N. Smith offers an intimate look at Murray and his groundbreaking work. From ranking countries' healthcare systems (the U.S. is 37th) to unearthing the shocking reality that world governments are funding developing countries at only 30% of the potential maximum efficiency when it comes to health, Epic Measures introduces a visionary leader whose unwavering determination to improve global health standards has already changed the way the world addresses issues of health and wellness, sets policy, and distributes funding.
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              ISBN 9780062237507
              Released NZ 23 Mar 2015
              Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
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              George Clooney: Anatomy of an Actor

              George Clooney: Anatomy of an Actor (Hardback)

              By Smith, Jeremy

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              A comprehensive study of George Clooney's work through the lens of ten of his most iconic roles

              ISBN 9780714868066
              Released NZ 29 Feb 2016
              Publisher Phaidon Press Ltd
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Anatomy of an Actor
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